Category: News

Good News Club set to hold Valentine Fundraiser

Jeff Walton teaching the Bible lesson at Good News Club at Fair Elementary.

From press reports

This Friday, February 13th, First Baptist Church, Louisville, will be hosting a “Little Hearts Luncheon.” The proceeds from this luncheon will be used to buy materials and literature for all 7 of the Good News Clubs in … Read more

Noxapater, Nanih Waiya qualify athletes for North State meet

Nanih Waiya Powerlifting photo
Deon McClendon, Ethan Ferguson, Gentry Hodge, Daniel Triplet, Jamarlo Smith, and Garrett Miles.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Noxapater Tigers and Nanih Waiya Warriors showed their strength during the regional powerlifting meet at Velma Jackson last Thursday, qualifying a combed 13 athletes for the  MHSAA Class 1A State Meet that will … Read more

Pet of the week – 02-11-2015

Pet of week

Chuck is available for adoption at Louisville Animal Control. He has been neutered, and he weighs around 25-30 lbs. Chuck is great around the other dogs at the shelter. Adoption fee is $20. Shelter hours are … Read more

Armstrong, Boatner to represent ECCC at Natchez Literary Festival

Jason Armstrong (left) and Jessie Boatner are East Central Community College’s representatives for the annual Natchez Literary Festival scheduled Feb. 26-28, 2015.    (EC Photo)

English instructor Jason Armstrong of Meridian and sophomore Jessie Boatner of Philadelphia will represent East Central Community College at the 25th annual Natchez Literary and Cinema Celebration.

The conference, which has been called by official evaluators “Mississippi’s most significant annual … Read more

Citizens Bank presents checks to area schools from School Stash Debit Card Program.

Bruce Lee presents Checks to Kyle Hammond representing Superintendent Ken McMullan, of the Louisville Municipal  School District.

PHILADELPHIA – Greg McKee, President and Chief Executive Officer at The Citizens Bank, today said the Philadelphia-based bank hosted a luncheon for area school superintendents on Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at which time checks were presented regarding the bank’s School … Read more

Julie Cunningham has announced her candidacy for re-election to the office of Chancery Clerk of Winston County

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From press reports

Cunningham was elected to the Office of Chancery Clerk in 2011.

During her tenure in office, Cunningham, along with Deputies Kim Crowell Higgason and Elizabeth “Lil Bit Pollard, have focused on increasing access to documents and records … Read more

More shelter

Mars Hill shelter

A Tornado Shelter was delivered to Mars Hill Volunteer Fire Department in Winston County February 5. The shelter was purchased through a matching grant with FEMA. The rated capacity for the shelter is 12 persons.… Read more

Legislative event with ECCC

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ECCC Students Participate in Legislative Event

Several East Central Community College students had an opportunity to visit with area legislators at the annual MACJC Legislative Appreciation Day held Jan. 27, 2015, in Jackson. … Read more

Fair Elementary Honor roll

2nd Nine Weeks


Skyla Collier
Kaylen Goss
Jennifer Jackson
Ny’Asia Welch
Akira Crockett
Joshua Hampton
Charleigh Miller
Jaylon Whitfield
Antonio Dixon… Read more

Winston County UM degree candidates named

OXFORD, Miss. – The following University of Mississippi students are among 752 candidates for degrees at the close of the fall semester. They are invited to participate in UM’s spring commencement scheduled Saturday, May 9, 2015.… Read more